Tusker Medical’s TULA Pediatric Ear Tubes Awarded Breakthrough Device Designation

Posted in Medical Device by Medtech[y] Staff

November 26, 2019 • 2 min read

After a successful study which evaluated the in-office placement of tympanostomy tubes in approximately 300 children ages 6 months through 12 years old, the FDA has awarded Tusker Medical breakthrough device approval for their Tula (Tubes Under Local Anesthesia) system, which delivers tympanostomy tubes (ear tubes) to young children with recurrent ear infections, in a physician’s office and under local anesthesia....